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The Ruling on a Person Saying: “I am a Muslim and I do not Ascribe to Salafiyyah Nor to Any Sect” – Shaikh Salih al-Fawzaan

Question: The one who says: “I am a Muslim and I do not ascribe to Salafiyyah nor to other than it from the sects”.  What is the validity of this statement of his? Answer: “The one who does not ascribe to the Salaf, then he is not upon the methodology of the Salaf even if he says “I am Muslim”.…

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Comments of the Generous and Virtuous Shaikh, the General Mufti of Saudi Arabia Abdul Aziz bin Abdillah Ala Shaikh (may Allah preserve him) on the Talk Given by Shaikh Salih al-Fawzaan entitled: “The Need of the Ummah for the Salafi Methodology”

All praise is due to Allah the Lord of the Worlds and may the best peace and blessings be upon the most honorable of Prophets and Messengers, our Prophet Muhammad, and upon His family As for what follows: The true Salafiyyah is whoever is upon the methodology of the Book of Allah, the Sunnah of Muhammad (ﷺ), and what the…

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Are the Muslims Living in the West Who Have a Corrupted Aqeedah Excused Due to their Ignorance? – Shaikh Salih al-Fawzaan

Question: Are the Muslims in the West excused for their ignorance if their Aqeedah is corrupted, knowing that there are no Scholars in the West? Answer: “There is no excuse for ignorance for the one who finds one who can teach him. Scholars are spread, and all Praise is due to Allah, in the West and in the East. Through…

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The Conditions to Teach the Book The Prophet’s Prayer Described – Shaikh al-Albani

Questioner: We are from those who love [you] and we want to teach The Prophet’s Prayer Described in Masjid Umar Shaikh: Alright Questioner: Abu Layl said to see the opinion of the Shaikh [about teaching it]? Shaikh: The opinion of the Shaikh is that if you are a Haafidh (memorizer) of The Prophet’s Prayer Described by heart, first, and then…

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Where Does One Look in Prayer? – Shaikh Hasan bin Muhammad Ba Shu’aib and Shaikh Muhammad bin Hizaa

Shaikh Hasan bin Muhammad Ba Shu’aib [from the people of Knowledge from Hadramout] wrote in his book At-Tasheel wal-Eedaah Li Kafiyyatis-Salah: “Where does the one praying look during his prayer? The opinion of the majority of the Scholars is the recommendation of looking at the place of prostration in all the prayer, except for the position of Tashahhud. He looks…

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The Ruling on Buying and Selling Currencies

Many of our Scholars have permitted buying and selling currencies with certain conditions. Shaikh Ibn ul-‘Uthaymeen (may Allah have mercy upon him) was asked: Question: May Allah be good to you. The questioner Muhammad Abdullah says: What is the ruling on trading in currencies? Shaikh: In? Presenter: Currencies Shaikh: There is no harm in trading in currencies. However, it is…

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Will a Person Be Rewarded For Loving What the Prophet (ﷺ) Loved? – Shaikh Abdul-Muhsin al-‘Abbad

Question: Is this Legislated love which it is Sunnah to follow as comes in the Hadith: “The most beloved clothing to him (ﷺ) was the Qamees“? Is a person rewarded for this action? Answer: “No doubt, it is necessary for a Muslim to love whatever was beloved to the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ). As it comes from Anas (may Allah…

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The Ruling on Having Partisanship Towards a Scholar – Shaikh al-Albani

Questioner: We have with us some youth at the beginner level. They find comfort, for example, with one Scholar, and a second group finds comfort with… Shaikh: Another? Questioner: with Another. Then the affairs progressed until parties formed. That is: each group has partisanship towards this Scholar. Until they began to have hostility between each other and began not sitting…

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